Certified Surgical Tech, ENT/OMF/EYES, FT Evenings
Company: Memorial Hermann Health System
Posted on: July 22, 2021
At Memorial Hermann, we're about creating exceptional
experiences for both our patients and our employees. Our goal is to
provide opportunities for our diverse employee population that
develop and grow careers in a team-oriented environment focused on
Every employee, at every level, begins their journey at Memorial
Hermann learning about the history of the organization and its
established culture built on trust and integrity. Our employees
drive this culture, and we want you to be a part of it.
Position responsible for providing proficient perioperative patient
care through the use of equipment and instrumentation. Position
functions as a scrub assistant to the physician performing
operative and/or invasive procedures. Works under the direction of
a Registered Nurse and as outlined in the Surgical Technologist
Skills Inventory; uses knowledge/expertise to act as a role model
and resource for other staff.
Certified Surgical Tech, ENT/ OMF/ EYES, FT Evenings
*Full time; either 11am-7pm (5 - 8hr shifts) or 9am-7pm (4 - 10
*Call and holiday coverage required
*CST preferred (will consider grandfathered techs)
*2+ years of surgical tech experience required
*Hospital experience preferred
This position is located at Memorial Hermann Texas Medical
Education: Graduate of a Surgical Technologist Program;
or Licensed as an LVN in the State of Texas who has
completed an internship; or Completed on the job training
program as a surgical technologist
- Certified in Basic Life Support; Grandfathered Surgical
Technologists must have been actively employed to practice surgical
technology in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center since before
September 1, 2009
- In lieu of Certification (National Board of Surgical Technology
& Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or National Center for
Competency Testing (NCCT)) Surgical Technologists actively employed
in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center before September 1, 2009
may be employed at Memorial Hermann in the same capacity, as a
Non-Certified Surgical Technologist
Experience / Knowledge / Skills:
- 10 or more years experience as a surgical technologist and/or
demonstrated competence in two or more specialty areas
- Demonstrates clinical competency within all specialty areas and
clinical expertise in a specified number of specialty areas, as
determined by the individual facility needs
- Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by
integrating our culture in all internal and external customer
interactions; delivers on our brand promise of "we advance health"
through innovation, accountability, empowerment, collaboration,
compassion and results while ensuring one Memorial Hermann.
- Supports goals of unit and facilitates unit operations by
serving as a resource specialist for an assigned operating room
- Demonstrates knowledge of aseptic technique, advanced surgical
techniques and practice of patient care techniques for all clients
undergoing elective and emergency situations; performs duties in an
expert manner according to the age/needs of the patient/population
- Verifies functioning and adequate availability of
supplies/instruments/equipment prior to the surgical procedure as
indicated by the surgeon's preference card and other available
resources; demonstrates the application of the principles of
asepsis in a knowledgeable manner that provides for optimal patient
care in the OR.
- Ensures safe care to patients, staff and visitors; adheres to
all Memorial Hermann policies, procedures, and standards within
budgetary specifications including time management, supply
management, productivity and quality of service.
- Promotes individual professional growth and development by
meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education and skills
competency; supports department-based goals which contribute to the
success of the organization; serves as preceptor, mentor and
resource to less experienced staff.
- Other duties as assigned.
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